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    • Oral History with Manuel Ruiz, January 14, 2011

    • Ruiz, Manuel
    • Superior (Ariz.)--History; Magma Copper Company; School sports--Coaching--Arizona; Ranching--Arizona; Mining--Arizona; Local government--Arizona
    • Manuel “Manny” Ruiz was born in 1933 to Manuel and Frances (Bertolio) Ruiz and grew up in Superior, Arizona. He played sports in high school and at the Arizona State College in Flagstaff (now Northern Arizona University). After graduating with a...
    • Haught Family History, Part 1

    • Austin Haught
    • Oral histories; Arizona History; Arizona History 19th century; Arizona History 20th Century; Gila County (Ariz.); Biography; Cattle--West (U.S.)--History; Homesteading -- Arizona; Ranching History of Gila County; Ranch managers--Arizona; U.S....
    • Austin tells of his uncle Fred, his father, Samuel Ache Haught, and grandfather coming from Texas to Tonto Basin in the mid-1880s, bringing two large herds of cattle with them. They settled in Rye originally, then later moved to Walnut Creek in...
    • Haught Family History, Part 2

    • Linda Haught-Ortega
    • Oral histories; Arizona History; Arizona History 19th century; Arizona History 20th Century; Gila County (Ariz.); Biography; Cattle--West (U.S.)--History; Homesteading -- Arizona; Ranching History of Gila County; Ranch managers--Arizona; U.S....
    • Linda Haught Ortega tells more of the Haught family migrating from Texas to Arizona in the mid-1880s through the eyes of woman and a historical researcher. Linda's father Alfred was the oldest of Samuel A. and Carrie Haught's children and she...
    • Pyle Family History, Part 2

    • Jinx Pyle
    • Oral histories; Arizona History; Arizona History 19th century; Arizona History 20th Century; Gila County (Ariz.); Biography; Cattle--West (U.S.)--History; Homesteading -- Arizona; Ranching History of Gila County; Ranch managers--Arizona; U.S....
    • Jinx continues family history and neighbor storytelling, now from his own experiences beginning with living off the land and growing up on Bonita Creek. Jinx was initiated as a cowboy and lion hunter while still a young boy, when the family moved...
    • "Famous Arizona Ranchers Welcomes You"

    • Arizona Highway Department -- Travel Bureau
    • Ranching -- Arizona; Tourism -- Arizona
    • "Famous Arizona Ranchers Welcome You" -- Brochure of Guest Ranches in Arizona with History of Ranching in Arizona.
    • Range Map of Fort Rock Ranch

    • Fort Rock Ranch
    • Ranch life -- Arizona -- History. ; Ranching -- Arizona -- History.
    • Range Map of Fort Rock Ranch, reduced blueprint, located in Mohave and Yavapai Counties, shows boundries, water features, improvments, land ownership including State Land, townships and section numbers. Decorative drawings around the edge.
    • Oral history interview with Clarence Denney, 1960

    • Denney, Clarence
    • Ranch life--Arizona--History; Ranching--Arizona--History; Prescott Region (Ariz.); Puma hunting
    • Oral Interview of Clarence Denney, Part of "Pioneer Days of Arizona" radio program, presented by Roger Anderson, 1960 Length: 28:16
    • Oral history interview with Bert Lee, 1960

    • Lee, Bert
    • Ranch life--Arizona--History; Ranching--Arizona--History;Williamson Valley (Ariz.); Prescott (Ariz.)
    • Oral Interview of Bert Lee, Part of "Pioneer Days of Arizona" radio program, presented by Roger Anderson, 1960 Length:21:57
    • Owens Family History, 2006 August 29

    • Owens, Moylen
    • Mormon Pioneers -- Arizona -- Biography, Owens family; Ranching -- Arizona -- History
    • Horsebreaking. MP3 Clip is 4 min 49 sec. of 6.125 hour interview
    • Woolford Family History, 2006 Jul 24

    • Woolford, Joe
    • Mormon Pioneers -- Arizona -- Biography, Woolford family; Ranching -- Arizona -- History
    • Experiences as a youth growing up in Show Low, AZ. MP3 Clip is 3:7 min of 1:15 hr interview
    • Oral History with Henry Amado, March 10, 2012

    • Amado, Henry
    • Cattle.; Desert Caballeros Western Museum; Ranch life--Arizona.; Ranch life.; Ranchers; Ranching--Arizona--History.; Oral history.;
    • Henry Amado begins by detailing at some length his family history – first on his father’s side from arrival is US before and after Gadsden Purchase, including how they claimed their land & lived by San Xavier Mission for protection during war with...
    • Oral History with Bill Cordasco, April 6, 2012

    • Cordasco, Bill
    • Cattle.; Desert Caballeros Western Museum; Ranch life--Arizona.; Ranch life.; Ranchers; Ranching--Arizona--History.; Oral history.;
    • Bill Cordasco begins by explaining his place in the Babbitt family – despite his surname, he is grandson of John Babbitt & was raised by his grand parents due to the death of his parents when he was young. He talks about his childhood memories and...
    • Oral History with Wink Crigler, March 23, 2012

    • Crigler, Wink
    • Cattle.; Desert Caballeros Western Museum; Ranch life--Arizona.; Ranch life.; Ranchers; Ranching--Arizona--History.; Oral history.;
    • Wink Crigler starts her interview by talking about the role she played in persuading Scott Baxter to embark on the 100 Years: 100 Ranchers photography project. Then she gives a clear and detailed description of how and why cattle ranching came to...
    • Oral History with Jesse Hooker Davis, March 11, 2012

    • Davis, Jesse Hooker
    • Cattle.; Desert Caballeros Western Museum; Ranch life--Arizona.; Ranch life.; Ranchers; Ranching--Arizona--History.; Oral history.;
    • Jesse Hooker Davis first explains how he came to live and eventually take over the running of the family ranch from his grandmother, including his motivations and why he felt it was his responsibility to do this. He describes how he feels when out...
    • Oral History with Minnie Griffin, March 21, 2012

    • Griffin, Minnie
    • Cattle.; Desert Caballeros Western Museum; Ranch life--Arizona.; Ranch life.; Ranchers; Ranching--Arizona--History.; Oral history.;
    • Minnie Griffin’s story is different from the other ranchers interviewed in that she married into ranching, carried out a traditional role of wife and mother. A few years after marrying and moving to the Griffin Ranch, she moved into a residence in...
    • Oral History with John Hays, March 30, 2012

    • Hays, John
    • Cattle.; Desert Caballeros Western Museum; Ranch life--Arizona.; Ranch life.; Ranchers; Ranching--Arizona--History.; Oral history.;
    • This starts with John Hays (brother of Margaret Rigden) introducing his parrot Roscoe, who provides some background during parts of the interview! He then outlines his family history, his early memories growing up (during the depression) and in...
    • Oral History with Kelly Glenn Kimbro, March 15, 2012

    • Kimbro, Kelly Glenn
    • Cattle.; Desert Caballeros Western Museum; Ranch life--Arizona.; Ranch life.; Ranchers; Ranching--Arizona--History.; Oral history.;
    • Kelly first describes her ranch and outlines where she thinks what will happen to ranching/her ranch in the next 100 years. She goes on to explain what female ranchers like her do – in effect just the same as any male rancher - only until recently...

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